Forgotten Opera Singers

Forgotten Opera Singers
Forgotten Tenors: Leon Laffitte (2 photos), Richard Kubla, Luigi Marletta and William Miller

Jan 4, 2012

Giuseppe Sala (Tenor)



At the beginning of the twentieth century he performed comprimario roles in  various italian opera houses. On 14. 10. 1911 he appeared at the Teatro Dal Verme in Milan in the premiere of the opera ‘’Conchita’’ of Riccardo Zandonai.

Chronology of some appearances

1911 Teatro Dal Verme Milan ‘’Conchita’’ with Tarquinia Tarquini, Piero Schiavazzi, Elvira Lucca-Cannetti, Ida Zizolfi, Enrico Vannuccini and Aurelio Viale

1911 Teatro Costanzi Roma ‘’Macbeth’’ with Cecilia Gagliardi, Assunta Bucciarelli, Amedeo Rossi, Mattia Battistini, Enrico Roggio and Mansueto Gaudio.

1911 Teatro Costanzi Roma ‘’La fanciulla del West’’ with Amedeo Bassi, Eugenia Burzio, Luigi Cilla, Pasquale Amato, Ramon Blanchart, José Mardones and Rodolfo Angelini Fornari.

RECORDINGS FOR SALE

 






Odeon Fonotipia, Milano 1905-01-01
Ave Maria (Gounod) 37189 xM 414

G&T, Milano 1905
Ernani (Verdi): Salvi ne vedi with Cesare Preve 54273 7586b

Fonotipia, Milano 1905-11-18
Ugonotti (Meyerbeer): Settimino with L. Escalais, A. Magini-Coletti, O. Luppi, F. Corradetti, A. Algos and G. Masotti 39370 Xph 473

G&T, Milano 1906
Ernani (Verdi): Finale A.I° with Remo Sangiorgi, Maria Grisi and Libero Ottoboni 54291 8081b

Fonotipia, Milano 1906-10-08
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti): Per poco fra le tenebre 74018 xxPh 2119

Fonotipia, Milano 1907-11-28
Carmen (Bizet): La-bas, la-bas, dans la montagne with Armida Parsi-Pettinella  92094 xPh 2933

Gramophone, Milano 1911-07-29
Otello (Verdi): Una vela...Esultate! with Vittorio De Goetzen and Antonio Paoli 054331 360aj

















1 comment:

  1. MOLTO BELLO!!! Thank you for sharing this valuable biographical information.

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